Oct 2, 2012 7:00am EDT
democrat elizabeth warren. >> excuse me, i'm not a student in your classroom, please let me respond, okay? thank you. >> reporter: led by moderator of "meet the press" david gregory who took on the candidates' nasty running battle and campaign ad war. >> professor warren got caught in a lie. >> reporter: whether warren used her native american heritage to gain any employment advantage with law school. >> do you consider yourself a minority? >> i listed myself as native american. i was listed there. it's part of who i am. >> reporter: brown argues that warren has not told voters why she switched between calling herself native american on applications. >> she changed her nationality to native american. >> reporter: and later referred to herself as white. >> at the pinnacle of her success when she became tenured at harvard she changed back to being white. >> are you hiding something? >> no, i'm not. i never used it for college, for law school or to get a job. >> reporter: to appeal to democrats who far outnumber republicans here, brown calls himself an independent thinker who works with pres
Sep 28, 2012 9:20am EDT
for the senate in massachusetts. mark, defense your profession. >> ag cannot defend candidate warren. i don't know her circumstances but i will tell you this. you will find in the practice of law people who treat it like a profession and people who treat it like a business. i rejected a case the other day suing a member of dental clinics to committed medicaid fraud on needless services on children. do we throw away all dental clinics because that one was not using it as a profession but was treating it as a business? stuart: we wouldn't sue him. you would not. even though they were taking the taxpayer for $85 million. >> they pay that fine to the federal government entering bankruptcy court. all i would be doing was going after insurance dollars in that case. stuart: when you have the good moral position to say i won't go after them. >> wasn't out of morality. they need to be gone after. i don't have time to go after them. i will tell you this. most law firms i know of spend 15% of their time and energy and money doing pro bono work for people who pay nothing at all. stuart: i am not knocki
Oct 1, 2012 2:05am EDT
may sing about galaxy travel, but despises cell phones and the web. warren buffett bearish on technology. angelina jolie jokes about her technophobia. and last year wynonna ryder. >> the man doesn't e-mail or carry a phone. >> i am a millionaire that's the differen. >> reporter: the lack of access? >> for me it doesn't matter. you see, i think it is you who is sweating this. >> reporter: okay, christopher walken. for us working stiffs we can't escape technology, morning, noon, and night. the power to unplug is a luxury we can't afford. well, maybe just this once. tuning in and logging out, tanya rivero, abc news, new york. >> i dream of turning it off. >> you can. you can. >> i can. but i'll get in trouble. it brings us to our facebook question of the day. >> we want to know honestly hong do you think you could go without e-mail. log on to wnnfans.com. and weigh in. >> i think i would rather. i honestly think i could go without e-mail except for work purposes, i would probably get fired. i look communicating in short sentences, get right to the point. i can do the texting.